Vinidra: 11 definitions


Vinidra means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. If you want to know the exact meaning, history, etymology or English translation of this term then check out the descriptions on this page. Add your comment or reference to a book if you want to contribute to this summary article.

In Hinduism

Ayurveda (science of life)

Source: Wisdom Library: Raj Nighantu

Vinidra (विनिद्र) refers to “blooming” (viz., of a flower), as mentioned in a list of twenty-six synonyms, according to the second chapter (dharaṇyādi-varga) of the 13th-century Raj Nighantu or Rājanighaṇṭu (an Ayurvedic encyclopedia). The Dharaṇyādi-varga covers the lands, soil, mountains, jungles and vegetation’s relations between trees [viz., Vinidra] and plants and substances, with their various kinds.

Source: Ayurveda glossary of terms

Vinidrā (विनिद्रा):—Sleeplessness

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Āyurveda (आयुर्वेद, ayurveda) is a branch of Indian science dealing with medicine, herbalism, taxology, anatomy, surgery, alchemy and related topics. Traditional practice of Āyurveda in ancient India dates back to at least the first millenium BC. Literature is commonly written in Sanskrit using various poetic metres.

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Languages of India and abroad

Sanskrit dictionary

Source: DDSA: The practical Sanskrit-English dictionary

Vinidra (विनिद्र).—a.

1) Sleepless, awake (fig. also); तामेकतस्तव विभर्ति गुरुर्विनिद्रः (tāmekatastava vibharti gururvinidraḥ) R.5.66.

2) Budded, opened, full-blown, expanded; विनिद्रमन्दाररजोरुणाङ्गुली (vinidramandārarajoruṇāṅgulī) Kumārasambhava 5.8.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Shabda-Sagara Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vinidra (विनिद्र).—mfn.

(-draḥ-drā-draṃ) 1. Blown, budded. 2. Awake, awakened, sleepless. E. vi privative, nidrā sleep.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Benfey Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vinidrā (विनिद्रा).—adj. 1. sleepless. 2. blown, budded.

Vinidrā is a Sanskrit compound consisting of the terms vi and nidrā (निद्रा).

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Cappeller Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vinidra (विनिद्र).—[adjective] sleepless, awake, open, blossomed.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Monier-Williams Sanskrit-English Dictionary

1) Vinidra (विनिद्र):—[=vi-nidra] [from vi] a mf(ā)n. sleepless, awake, [Mahābhārata; Kāvya literature] etc. (also -ka, [Kathāsaritsāgara])

2) [v.s. ...] occurring in the waking condition, [Kathāsaritsāgara]

3) [v.s. ...] passed sleeplessly, [Kāvya literature]

4) [v.s. ...] expanded, blown, [Śiśupāla-vadha]

5) [v.s. ...] opened (as the eyes), [Vikramorvaśī]

6) [v.s. ...] m. a [particular] formula recited over weapons, [Rāmāyaṇa]

7) [=vi-nidra] b etc. See p. 951, col. 1.

Source: Cologne Digital Sanskrit Dictionaries: Yates Sanskrit-English Dictionary

Vinidra (विनिद्र):—[vi-nidra] (draḥ-drā-draṃ) a. Blown; awake.

Source: DDSA: Paia-sadda-mahannavo; a comprehensive Prakrit Hindi dictionary (S)

Vinidra (विनिद्र) in the Sanskrit language is related to the Prakrit word: Viṇidda.

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Vinidra in German

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Sanskrit, also spelled संस्कृतम् (saṃskṛtam), is an ancient language of India commonly seen as the grandmother of the Indo-European language family (even English!). Closely allied with Prakrit and Pali, Sanskrit is more exhaustive in both grammar and terms and has the most extensive collection of literature in the world, greatly surpassing its sister-languages Greek and Latin.

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Kannada-English dictionary

Source: Alar: Kannada-English corpus

Vinidra (ವಿನಿದ್ರ):—[adjective] not sleeping; awakened.

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Vinidra (ವಿನಿದ್ರ):—

1) [noun] the fact of (the eyes) being opened (widely).

2) [noun] the state of being awakened.

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Kannada is a Dravidian language (as opposed to the Indo-European language family) mainly spoken in the southwestern region of India.

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